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Will Flammable Cladding Invalidate Your Strata Insurance?
Commercial
Wednesday February 28 2018

Will Flammable Cladding Invalidate Your Strata Insurance?

Imagine receiving a bill and finding your insurance had risen sixfold.

Retail Managers Lead Property Demand Hotspots
Strata
Wednesday January 17 2018

Retail Managers Lead Property Demand Hotspots

Retail property managers are expected to lead the hot spots for property sector employment opportunities in the early part of 2018, the latest report says.

Auckland Airport Profits Jump
Commercial
Friday August 25 2017

Auckland Airport Profits Jump

Auckland International Airport has lifted annual profit 27 per cent with growth from domestic and international passengers, and expects underlying earnings growth in 2018.

What Liabilities are you Purchasing When Buying a Property Affected by an Owners Corporation
Residential
Wednesday August 23 2017

What Liabilities are you Purchasing When Buying a Property Affected by an Owners Corporation

When purchasing a property affected by an owners corporation, purchasers often assume that they are only liable for what lies within the internal walls of the...

WA Government Backs Major Strata Overhaul
Strata
Tuesday June 20 2017

WA Government Backs Major Strata Overhaul

The new Labor Government in Western Australia has thrown its support behind a process designed to overhaul the state’s outdated strata title laws.

Subsequent Purchasers: What are Builders Still Potentially Liable for?
Residential
Tuesday June 13 2017

Subsequent Purchasers: What are Builders Still Potentially Liable for?

It's relatively common to have defects in a commercial or residential building that are not immediately apparent, and in these cases a court or tribunal such...

Quest Apartments in Perth Penalised for Sham Contracting
Strata
Tuesday June 13 2017

Quest Apartments in Perth Penalised for Sham Contracting

The former operators of Quest serviced apartments in South Perth have been fined almost $59,000 for a sham contracting arrangement designed to bypass industrial relations laws.

Should We Rethink Sustainable Waste?
Green
Wednesday June 7 2017

Should We Rethink Sustainable Waste?

There’s a sense amongst some facilities management professionals that there’s something rotten in the waste collection services industry.

Strata Comes of Age as a Profession
Strata
Thursday May 25 2017

Strata Comes of Age as a Profession

Wind back 50 years and real estate offices in Australia discovered a useful extra income stream: helping owners of small blocks of units or flats to...

Strata
Sep 18 2018
BIM for Smart Buildings

In terms of innovation, BIM for smart buildings is leading the way and it is all set to change the way buildings are operated. “Imagine” you...

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Commercial
Mar 16 2018
Toys R Us Australia Remains Open for Business

Toys R Us says it is business as usual at its Australian stores despite the apparent demise of the business in the US and UK.

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Commercial
Feb 23 2018
Westfield Insists Unibail Deal on Track

Westfield Corporation's joint CEO Peter Lowy insists its board and the Lowy family remain committed to the shopping centre giant's $33 billion takeover by Unibail-Rodamco, despite...

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Strata
Feb 7 2018
New Accreditation Scheme for Retirement Living Industry

The Property Council of Australia and Leading Age Services Australia (LASA) are pleased to announce they will be partnering to deliver a renewed accreditation scheme for...

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Commercial
13 Dec, 2017
Westfield Sold for $33b

Westfield Corporation has agreed to a $US24.7 billion ($A32.7 billion) takeover from a Paris property giant that will end the Lowy family's control of the shopping...

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Business
27 Sep, 2016
SAI Global Accepts $1.1bn Takeover Offer

Shares in SAI Global board accepted a $1.1 billion takeover offer of the quality standards and information services company.

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Business
22 Aug, 2016
Mirvac Profit UP 69%

Real estate group Mirvac expects to deliver strong growth in its earnings in fiscal 2017, backed by strong growth in its residential business.

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Business
25 Feb, 2016
Property Boom Boosts Metlifecare's Profit

Aged care and retirement village operator Metlifecare has more than tripled half-year net profit, mainly due to the impact of booming property prices.

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Business
27 Aug, 2015
Westfield Earnings on track despite World Trade Centre Delay

Shopping centre operator Westfield will meet its full year guidance despite a delay in opening its World Trade Center flagship.

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